Posts Tagged ‘International Criminal Court’

ICC concerned over fate of Gaddafi’s son

Saturday, July 7, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  July 7,  2012



The International Criminal Court is concerned about the fate of Muammar Gaddafi’s son, Saif al-Islam. Read more…

ICC employees released in Libya

Tuesday, July 3, 2012 Comments off

Four employees of the International Criminal Court (ICC), one of them Russian, who were detained in Libya in June were released on Monday, Reuters reports quoting the Libyan deputy foreign minister. Read more…

ICC expects release of legal team detained in Libya

Monday, July 2, 2012 Comments off

“Maxkamadda Dambiyada Caalamiga oo karaja qabta Siidaynta koox Qareeno Ah oo shaqaalahooda ka tirsan oo ay oo ay qabatay xukuumadda Liibiya”.

The International Criminal Court is expecting Libya to set free its four-member legal team that was detained after visiting Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the jailed son of slain Muammar Gaddafi. Read more…

Moscow calls on Tripoli to release ICC officials

Thursday, June 14, 2012 Comments off

Konstantin Garibov
Moscow demands that Tripoli should immediately release four representatives of the International Criminal Court (ICC), one of whom is Russian citizen Alexander Khodakov, the ICC secretariat’s adviser for external relations. Russia also insists that UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon should interfere to help resolve the problem. Read more…

Libya urged to release detained ICC staff

Thursday, June 14, 2012 Comments off

Speaking in Teheran Wednesday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged the UN Security Council to tell Libya to release the four delegates of the International Criminal Court, including Russian diplomat Alexander Khodakov, who were detained in Zintan on June 7th and sent to 45 days in preliminary detention. Read more…

Libya ICC team faces 45 days’ detention

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 Comments off

Libya has put a team of four International Criminal Court envoys in “preventive” detention in prison for 45 days while investigations are conducted, a judicial source said on Monday. Read more…

Niger ready to hand over Gaddafi’s son to ICC

Sunday, February 12, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 12, 2012

Photo: EPA   

Niger is ready to hand over the late Muammar Gaddafi’s son to the International Criminal Court in The Hague if necessary, Justice Minister Maru Amadu said on Sunday. Read more…

Libya:ICC accepts Gaddafi son to be tried in Libya – minister

Monday, January 23, 2012 Comments off

The International Criminal Court accepts that Saif al-Islam Gaddafi will be tried in Libya rather than at the Hague-based court, Libyan Justice Minister Ali Khalifa Ashur said on Monday.

Saif Gaddafi. Photo: EPA  

“Libya applied on Friday to the ICC for Saif to be tried in a Libyan court. The ICC accepted,” he told Reuters. Read more…

ICC ‘suspects’ Gaddafi’s death was war crime

Friday, December 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 16, 2011


A National Transitional Countil (NTC) fighter points a gun at Libya’s former leader Muammar Gaddafi in Sirte in this still image taken from video shot on October 20, 2011 and released on October 22, 2011 (Reuters / Reuters TV)

The ICC suspects the death of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was a war crime. The international court’s chief prosecutor says there were strong indications he was killed in custody. Read more…

NAIROBI:Kenya plays down diplomatic spat with Sudan

Tuesday, November 29, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Nov. 29,2011

By Chrispinus Omar and David Musyoka

NAIROBI, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) — Kenya on Tuesday played down the diplomatic spat after a high court ruling that Nairobi should arrest Sudan’s president if he was in the East African country.

A statement from Kenya’s Foreign Minister Moses Wetangula said the current dispute would not undermine existing cordial relations between the two Read more…